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Celebrate experiential learning at Homecoming

During Homecoming festivities this year, we will celebrate the extraordinary contributions our students are making through experiential learning. These opportunities are often made possible by our donors and alumni who generously give their time, money and company resources. This allows students to make a difference by doing meaningful work in Northern California, across the country…

Reports from the path of totality

Pacific professors and students have fanned out across the United States to see the total eclipse for themselves. English professor Courtney Lehmann and her husband, physics professor Jim Hetrick, are sending photos and sharing their experiences with us from Oregon. COP Dean Rena Fraden is in Idaho with her family. Monday, Aug. 21 Physics professor…

Four tips for photographing the solar eclipse

A solar eclipse is one of nature’s greatest spectacles and one that many people want to preserve with photographs. Taking great pictures of a solar eclipse, however, is more challenging than you might think. University of the Pacific photographer, Jaslyn Gilbert, has tips for photographing the event we in Northern California will see Aug. 12.…